Hegemony in World Politics: An Introduction Jan Aart Scholte, Tom Casier and Piotr Dutkiewicz Part 1: Hegemony as Conceptual Map 1. Crises of World Hegemony and the Speeding up of Social History Beverly J. Silver and Corey R. Payne 2. Hegemony: A Conceptual and Theoretical Analysis and its Application to the Debate on American Hegemony Brian C. Schmidt 3. Unravelling Power and Hegemony: Why Shifting Power Relations Do Not Equal a Change of International Order Tom Casier 4. Globalization and the Decline of Universalism: New Realities for Hegemony Ivan Safranchuk, 5. Rethinking Hegemony as Complexity Jan Aart Scholte Part 2: Practices of Hegemony 6. Hybrid War and Hegemonic Power Elinor Sloan 7. Global Hegemony from a Longue Duree Perspective: The Dollar and the World Economy Randall Germain 8. The Role of Ideas: Western Liberalism and Russian Left Conservatism in Search of International Hegemony Elena Chebankova 9. Twilight of Hegemony: The T20 and the Defensive Re-imagining of Global Order Leslie A. Pal 10. Shifting Hegemonies in Global Migration Politics and the Rise of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) Martin Geiger Part 3: Hegemony in Action 11. The US-China Trade War and Hegemonic Competition: Background, Negotiations, and Consequences Yong Wang 12. Competition in Convergence: US-China Hegemonic Rivalry in Global Capitalism Xin Zhang 13. India in the "Asian Century": Thinking Like a Hegemon? Ravi Dutt Bajpai and Swati Parashar 14. On the Power of Improvisation: Why is There No Hegemon in Central Asia? Viktoria Akchurina Conclusions: Hegemony and World Order Piotr Dutkiewicz, Tom Casier and Jan Aart Scholte Index
Piotr Dutkiewicz is Professor of Political Science and the Director of the Center for Governance and Public Management, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. Tom Casier is Jean Monnet Chair and Reader in International Relations at the University of Kent's Brussels School of International Studies (BSIS), Belgium. Jan Aart Scholte is Professor of Global Transformations and Governance Challenges at Leiden University, Netherlands and Co-Director of the Centre for Global Cooperation Research at the University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany.
"This is a well-organised and coherent volume that offers a wide range of theoretical, regional and policy area perspectives. It plugs a significant gap in the existing literature, and is a must read for scholars, students and citizens interested in the phenomenon of hegemony in global politics, in theory and practice." -- Andreas Antoniades, Senior Lecturer in Global Political Economy, University of Sussex, UK